Nursery Manager

On Target Earnings of £30,000
23 Jan 2012
29 Feb 2012
Full Time
Contract Type

The Company

Treetops Nurseries is a top 10 nursery operator, with over 30 settings in the UK that offers many exciting and rewarding opportunities. If you are looking for a challenging career in a lively environment where you can use your skills and experience to motivate your colleagues, inspire the highest standards, deliver the best quality childcare and make your mark as a childcare professional, Treetops is the company for you.

The Role

An exciting opportunity has now arisen for a Nursery Manager based at our Matlock nursery. Our Nursery Managers run the nursery as their own business; they are given the autonomy to make decisions that deliver results. This role is pivotal to the success of each and every nursery.

The key day to day tasks of the Nursery Manager include:

• Mentoring, guiding and developing your own team
• Providing professional advice and support on childcare development
• Developing and maintaining great relationships with parents, children and childcare professionals
• Running the nursery as your own business and sharing in the rewards as you manage budgets and meet targets

The Candidate

The key attributes and skills of a Treetops Nursery Manager are:

• Previous experience in a private day care setting
• Knowledge of current childcare legislation
• Excellent management and leadership skills
• Ability to achieve an outstanding OFSTED inspection
• NVQ level 3 qualification in childcare or equivalent

Package and Benefits

In return, Treetops offers a fantastic reward and benefits package including:

• On target earnings of £30,000
• Contributory pension
• Bike to work scheme
• Childcare vouchers
• 65% discount at all Treetops Nurseries
• Reward and recognition schemes for outstanding childcare
• Discounts at major retailers including meals out
• Extensive personal development

Sherrie Vernum joined as a Nursery Manager in June 2011, explains why she chose Treetops “Treetops provide ten out of ten childcare throughout its Nursery chain and staff are recognised for going the extra mile. Childcare is never compromised and equality and inclusion shines throughout. We share an excellent support network from other Nursery Managers and staff are valued, trained and promoted within”.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying or finding out more information about the role please contact Sarah Hall on 01332 223553 or